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Mandalay Bay security guard Jesus Campos resurfaces on Ellen DeGeneres show
Detroit Lakes ice palace committee moving forward with plans even though 'St. Paul couldn't get it done'
Commentary: Who has the world's No. 1 economy? Not the U.S.
Habitat for Humanity opens door for applicants
Sanford Center to host rodeo in November
Minnesota Twins, Glen Perkins part ways
Trump slams NFL for not making players stand for anthem
Guess who is an NFC player of the week? Former Viking Peterson
UMD hockey notebook: Deery bounces back in goal
CROSS COUNTRY: Hamrin makes herself at home as girls take 3rd, boys 2nd at Bemidji Invite
Norval Everett Oien
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Arnold "Butch" Dahl
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
Rise and shine
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
September 20, 2017
In a pickle over a side dish?
"Please enjoy these fresh pickles. Your food will be out shortly," the server said as she placed a plate of cucumber slices in front of us. They...
September 20, 2017 - 1:18pm
August 30, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Early dietary flaws become lifelong addictions
With the new school year upon us, parents turn their attention to school clothes, school supplies, and school food. Yes, school food. More than...
August 30, 2017 - 10:30am
August 29, 2017
Is any food in your fridge reaching antique status?
"My brother cleaned out his refrigerator after listening to you," my husband told me. "What do you mean?" I responded. My brother-in-law lives...
August 29, 2017 - 7:32am
August 19, 2017
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
"We're going to have cold soup," I said to my older daughter and husband. We were in our kitchen talking about the upcoming evening meal. "Gross,"...
August 19, 2017 - 1:57pm
August 17, 2017
Minnesota-based Man Cave Craft Eats striving to be the 'Mercedes of meats'
MINNEAPOLIS — Nick Beste — CEO and "chief instigator" of Man Cave Craft Eats — has overseen the specialty meat company's evolution from...
August 17, 2017 - 12:58pm
August 15, 2017
Try a new twist on zucchini with 'zoodles'
Zucchini is exploding in gardens and filling farmers' market stands. A popular option for this green veggie is zucchini bread. Recipes often...
August 15, 2017 - 11:07am
July 21, 2017
Column: There are several ways to enjoy grilled watermelon
The other day I was at my desk at work, talking to my computer screen, but I wasn't just being the "absent-minded professor." I actually had...
July 21, 2017 - 12:25pm
July 17, 2017
District makes it official: All students receive meals regardless of debt
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Schools approved on Monday a set of school lunch policies that insist all students be provided a lunch regardless of how much money is in their school lunch account.
July 17, 2017 - 9:53pm
July 11, 2017
‘Veg’-ucation: Boys & Girls Club members take vegetables from seed to market
BEMIDJI -- The produce at The Cabin Coffee House and Cafe in Bemidji might be more than just nutritious. That’s because it was planted, cared...
July 11, 2017 - 6:59pm
Column: Get kids involved in the kitchen, garden
Multiple studies show that the more children are involved with their diet, the healthier they eat. The process of experiencing planting a seed,...
July 11, 2017 - 10:42am
July 10, 2017
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
I'm never surprised at how much I love cherries. They're a summertime favorite, a member of my beloved stone-fruit family. But I tend to eat...
July 10, 2017 - 1:34pm
July 8, 2017
Like it or not, broccoli is good for you
Turns out our mothers may have been onto something when they told us to eat our vegetables — especially our broccoli.
July 8, 2017 - 11:45am
June 23, 2017
Are rhubarb and tomatoes fruits or vegetables?
"For roll call, please say your favorite vegetable," our club officer announced. I was at a meeting of PEO, which is a philanthropic educational...
June 23, 2017 - 11:56am
June 16, 2017
Should you toss the food or eat it?
I answer a lot of questions by phone and email, and food storage questions usually top the list. "I picked up food at a fast-food restaurant...
June 16, 2017 - 7:44am
May 10, 2017
Looking to cut back on salt? Study says don't start with the shaker
Americans need to do more than stop reaching for the salt shaker if they want to cut back on the amount of sodium in their diets, according...
May 10, 2017 - 8:23pm